(The Spectrum) The Water Tap: ‘A slippery slope.’ Critics oppose creation of a Utah Colorado River Authority that could operate behind closed doors

February 19, 2021; by Joan Meiners, St. George Spectrum & Daily News

“Lately, all western eyes are on the Colorado River. With the region in the grip of a record-breaking drought and study after study predicting that flows will continue to decline, rumors about a renegotiation of the Colorado River Compact of 1922, which partitioned this life-sustaining resource between seven western states such that it is now the main water source for 40 million people, have long echoed through dry and dusty canyons…”

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